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Santa's Castle at Fort Benning gets thousands from vendor

FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) -  A Fort Benning organization providing toys for military children is getting more money.

Dan Packard, a vendor who's in Columbus for the war fighting conference, said he heard that the Santa's Castle program was low on funds.

So he set a goal to raise $6,000 for the organization.

As of Tuesdaym, he's collected $16,000.

$4,500 was spent Tuesday at Walmart, and the rest of the money will be given to Santa's Castle to spend closer to the holidays on toys.

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